55 episodes

A million things to do and only so many hours in the day. How do you prioritize your writing and author marketing?
Welcome to Time to Write, a podcast where professional writers and critique partners, Amy Kelly and Emily Roberson, coach each other (and you!) on everything from time management and writing craft to marketing and social media.
By leaning into the magic of mindset, we help you leverage your brain to follow through on YOUR writing aspirations.

Time to Write Amy Kelly and Emily Roberson

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A million things to do and only so many hours in the day. How do you prioritize your writing and author marketing?
Welcome to Time to Write, a podcast where professional writers and critique partners, Amy Kelly and Emily Roberson, coach each other (and you!) on everything from time management and writing craft to marketing and social media.
By leaning into the magic of mindset, we help you leverage your brain to follow through on YOUR writing aspirations.

    A New Way Around Writer’s Block: How to Keep Writing When It Gets Hard

    A New Way Around Writer’s Block: How to Keep Writing When It Gets Hard

    Writer's block is a bit like Big Foot - not everyone believes it exists, but those who’ve seen it, know it. Amy and Emily talk about writer's block - what is it and some strategies to get around it, based on Beth Kempton’s The Way of the Fearless Writer.


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    We discuss mindset, share tools, and give practical next steps. Send questions and ideas for the show to questions@timetowritepodcast.com

    ⁠Support Time to Write here.⁠

    Find Amy here:

    Instagram - ⁠@accomplishedauthors⁠ and ⁠@amykellytheishgirl⁠

    TikTok - ⁠@theishgirl⁠

    Website - ⁠theishgirl.com⁠

    Find Emily here:

    Instagram - ⁠@robersonemilym⁠

    TikTok - ⁠@robersonemily⁠

    Website -⁠ www.emilyrobersonbooks.com⁠

    • 24 min
    The Terror of the Blank Page: How to Push Past Your Writing Fear and Get Started

    The Terror of the Blank Page: How to Push Past Your Writing Fear and Get Started

    Lions and tigers and flashing cursors, oh my! Amy and Emily talk about the universal fear of starting your book and how to get the courage, heart, and smarts you need to get on your way.

    We discuss mindset, share tools, and give practical next steps. Send questions and ideas for the show to questions@timetowritepodcast.com

    ⁠Support Time to Write here.⁠

    Find Amy here:

    Instagram - ⁠@accomplishedauthors⁠ and ⁠@amykellytheishgirl⁠

    TikTok - ⁠@theishgirl⁠

    Website - ⁠theishgirl.com⁠

    Find Emily here:

    Instagram - ⁠@robersonemilym⁠

    TikTok - ⁠@robersonemily⁠

    Website -⁠ www.emilyrobersonbooks.com⁠

    • 24 min
    Best of: Creating Your Own Writing Retreat

    Best of: Creating Your Own Writing Retreat

    With summer approaching, now is the time to schedule time for a writer's retreat. Why not create your own?

    Amy and Emily talk about how to plan your own writing retreat. Whether you’re staying home or traveling far away, they share tips on how to make some time for your
    writing.

    We discuss mindset, share tools, and give practical next steps. Send questions and ideas for the show to ⁠⁠questions@timetowritepodcast.com⁠⁠

    ⁠⁠⁠Support Time to Write here.⁠⁠⁠

    Find Amy here:


    Instagram -⁠⁠ ⁠@accomplishedauthors⁠⁠⁠ and⁠⁠ ⁠@amykellytheishgirl⁠⁠⁠
    TikTok -⁠⁠ ⁠@theishgirl⁠⁠⁠
    Website -⁠⁠ ⁠theishgirl.com⁠⁠⁠

    Find Emily here:


    Instagram -⁠⁠ ⁠@robersonemilym⁠⁠⁠
    TikTok -⁠⁠ ⁠@robersonemily⁠⁠⁠
    Website -⁠⁠⁠ www.emilyrobersonbooks.com⁠⁠⁠

    • 25 min
    You’re Going to a Conference! Here are 5 things you need to know.

    You’re Going to a Conference! Here are 5 things you need to know.

    We may not be Boy Scouts, but their motto fits our conference philosophy - always be prepared. Amy and Emily talk about how to set yourself up for success at your next conference.



    We discuss mindset, share tools, and give practical next steps. Send questions and ideas for the show to questions@timetowritepodcast.com

    ⁠Support Time to Write here.⁠

    Find Amy here:


    Instagram - ⁠@accomplishedauthors⁠ and ⁠@amykellytheishgirl⁠
    TikTok - ⁠@theishgirl⁠
    Website - ⁠theishgirl.com⁠

    Find Emily here:


    Instagram - ⁠@robersonemilym⁠
    TikTok - ⁠@robersonemily⁠
    Website -⁠ www.emilyrobersonbooks.com⁠

    • 25 min
    3 Things to Know Before Applying for Writing Contests

    3 Things to Know Before Applying for Writing Contests

    Amy and Emily talk about writing contests - how to find them, what to look out for, and why you want to enter them.

    We discuss mindset, share tools, and give practical next steps. Send questions and ideas for the show to questions@timetowritepodcast.com

    ⁠Support Time to Write here.⁠

    Find Amy here:


    Instagram - ⁠@accomplishedauthors⁠ and ⁠@amykellytheishgirl⁠
    TikTok - ⁠@theishgirl⁠
    Website - ⁠theishgirl.com⁠

    Find Emily here:


    Instagram - ⁠@robersonemilym⁠
    TikTok - ⁠@robersonemily⁠
    Website -⁠ www.emilyrobersonbooks.com⁠

    • 22 min
    3 Fears Authors Have About On-Line Marketing

    3 Fears Authors Have About On-Line Marketing

    Amy and Emily talk about three big fears authors have about online marketing and offer some strategies to get past them.

    We discuss mindset, share tools, and give practical next steps. Send questions and ideas for the show to questions@timetowritepodcast.com

    ⁠Support Time to Write here.⁠

    Find Amy here:


    Instagram - ⁠@accomplishedauthors⁠ and ⁠@amykellytheishgirl⁠
    TikTok - ⁠@theishgirl⁠
    Website - ⁠theishgirl.com⁠

    Find Emily here:


    Instagram - ⁠@robersonemilym⁠
    TikTok - ⁠@robersonemily⁠
    Website -⁠ www.emilyrobersonbooks.com⁠

    • 22 min

Customer Reviews

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4 Ratings

KellyeAbernathyBooks ,

Episode 47

This encouragement and practical advice is just what I needed! Amy and Emily combine helpful tips with fun anecdotes from their own experience. I don’t feel so alone on this scary journey of bringing a body of work into the world.
Kellye Abernathy

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